Compassion International exists as a Christian child advocacy ministry that releases children from spiritual, economic, social and physical poverty and enables them to become responsible, fulfilled Christian adults.
"Whoever is kind to the poor lends to the Lord,
and he will reward them for what they have done."- Proverbs 19:17
Outstanding stewardship is more than a priority for us. It’s a passion and deeply held value.
We are a "Great Commandment" and "Great Commission" ministry boldly working for long-term impact.
One man’s act of compassion for South Korean war orphans in 1952 has grown into a worldwide ministry.
Our photography shows the dignity and hope of the poor despite the oppression poverty inflicts.
We aspire to be more like our Savior, Jesus Christ, in who we are and what we do.
Our blue corner helps communicate our brand unhindered by language or other cultural barriers.
In fiscal year 2015, 81.8% of Compassion's expenses went directly to program activities helping children in our programs. This is one of the highest percentages for a child sponsorship organization.
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Compassion International, Inc. is a registered 501 (c)(3) non profit organization.
All donations in the United States are tax-deductible in full or part.
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Your donation to the Where Most Needed fund will help us better serve children in extreme poverty.
"Whoever is kind to the poor lends to the LORD, and he will reward them for what they have done."
— Proverbs 19:17
God wants to use you to accomplish transformational redemptive work in this world. Choose your action to help release children from poverty in Jesus’ name.